Venkatesh is one of the most popular stars in the Telugu film industry. He never stepped back to experiment with his roles. Venkatesh and Revathi acted in the lead roles in the film, Prema, a musical romance film, produced by D. Ramanaidu under the Rajeswari Films banner and directed by Suresh Krissna in his Telugu film debut. Ilaiyaraaja scored music for the film. The movie, Prema was dubbed into Tamil as Anbu Chinnam. The movie won four Nandi Awards.
Venkatesh as Pruthvi
Revathi as Maggie
S. P. Balasubrahmanyam as Satya Rao
Gollapudi Maruti Rao as Ananda Rao
Manjula as Stella
Vaishnavi as Lizzie
Kalpana as Geeta
Brahmanandam as Gambler
Rallapalli as House Owner
Pradeep Shakthi as Peter
P. L. Narayana as Geetha’s Father
P. J. Sarma as Father
Chalapathi Rao as Minister
Bhimaraju as Neighbor
Gundu Hanumantha Rao as Gambler
Jenny as S.I. Paramahamsa
In the film, Venkatesh wants to become a singer. One day he meets Revathi and both of them fall in love. In the film, Revathi suffers from a disease and she dies in the hands of Venkatesh. How Venkatesh and Revathi spend time with each other and how did they convince their parents for their wedding and what did Venkatesh do after Revathi’s death is the story of the film.
Here are some lovely scenes and songs from the film, Prema.